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Guy Pearce Picks Up a Gun for Wonderfilm Media

August 29, 2018

Hollywood, California (FSCwire) - The Wonderfilm Media Corporation. (TSXV: WNDR) (OTC: WDRFF), (“Wonderfilm” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the completion of principal photography for “Disturbing The Peace”, which is the Company’s 5th theatrical feature filmed this year.

Disturbing The Peace,” starring Guy Pearce and Devon Sawa is a modern day western pitting a US Marshal (Pearce) against a ruthless motorcycle gang leader (Sawa) in town to pull off a brazen armoured truck heist.  Pearce’s character, who hasn’t picked up a gun in ten years, is drawn into a life or death struggle to save the town he swore to protect and serve.

Disturbing The Peace” is 1 of 17 anticipated film projects this year which include “Primal” starring Nicolas Cage for Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. and “Moose” starring John Travolta for AMBI Group, all of which are currently in post-production.

Wonderfilm intends to continue to advance its position as one of North America’s leading movie producers. 

York Shackleton directs from a script by Chuck Hustmyre (“End of a Gun”). 

Daniel Grodnik, Mary Aloe, Simon Swart, and Kirk Shaw will be Producers.

Canadian media giant, eONE has picked up the North American distribution.  Voltage Pictures is selling the film internationally.

Kirk Shaw, CEO of Wonderfilm: “Guy Pearce is a world class actor and we feel very fortunate to have him as the lead in our film. Guy brings a depth and nuance to the role that I’m certain will resonate with audiences.” 

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About Wonderfilm

Wonderfilm is a leading publicly traded (TSX Venture Exchange) entertainment company with offices in Beverly Hills, Vancouver, Canada and Seoul, South Korea. Wonderfilm’s main business is the production of high-quality feature films and episodic television that offer international appeal through the Company’s guiding philosophy of bringing new financing solutions to an entertainment industry increasingly looking for funding and co-production alternatives.  Wonderfilm is a producer and distributor only for the projects disclosed.  The legal ownership of movie productions are held in a special purpose legal entity held at arm’s length to the Company to facilitate for the qualification of various levels of domestic and foreign government tax credit incentives that are customary in the film and production business. 

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Further Information

For further information, please contact:

Kirk Shaw
The Wonderfilm Media Corporation, Chief Executive Officer
Telephone: (604) 638-4890
info@wonderfilm.com

Prit Singh
IR — Thesis Capital Inc.
(905) 510-7636
psingh@thesiscapital.ca


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